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Gambia And Its International Partners Should They Not Give The New...

The threats and acts of deportation emanating from European and US governments are posing challenges to the Barrow administration. Deportation of Gambians abroad was...

Can The Government Change The Dates Of Elections?

QUESTION OF THE DAY The Independent Electoral Commission had initially fixed the elections for councillors and mayors to be held on the same day. But...

How Will The Electorate Vote This Time? Will We Do The...

QUESTION OF THE DAY Council elections are just around the corner and aspiring candidates are getting set to contest. They are busy bombarding the electorate...

CSOs Validate Report On Transitional Justice

By: Kebba AF Touray Civil Society Organizations on Tuesday 20th February 2018, validated a report on ‘Participatory Assessment of Needs and Opportunities for Civil Society to...

Barrow Thanks Jawara for Attending 53rd Independence Celebrations

By Kebba Jeffang Gambian President Adama Barrow, has returned gratitude to the country’s first president Sir Dawda Kairaba Jawara, for attending the 53rd Independence anniversary on...

Striking Teachers Given Ultimatum To Return To Work Or Else

By Nelson Manneh and Yankuba Jallow The Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education has given striking teachers twenty-four hours ultimatum to return to teaching duties...

Some Young People Frown At Presidential Youth Advisor’s Appointment

By Saikou Suwareh Jabai President Barrow continues to announce his team of advisors this week and the one name that perhaps surprised many young people...

Barrow Warns Top Officials On Corruption

By Kebba Jeffang Gambian President Adama Barrow has warned public officials and Ministers of his government on all forms of corrupt practices including bribery and...

Gambia to Return to Commonwealth – Foreign Affairs Minister

By Amie Sanneh The Minister of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad Ousainou Darboe, has disclosed that The Gambia is expected to put forward its...

BOOK LAUNCH: Dembo Badjie Launches Book On Governance

By Yankuba Jallow and Nelson Manneh Dembo M. Badjie, Gambia’s ambassador to the People’s Republic of China, has launched a book on governance titled: “An...

What Is The Content Of The National Development Plan?

QUESTION OF THE DAY       The budget speech of the Minister of Finance made reference to the National Development Plan. We hope copies will soon be put...

The Need To Turn The Reform Agenda Into Practice

In the old Gambia, people were outraged by bad Governance, characterised by detention for years without trial, disappearances without trace and torture to get...

How Will Gambians Promote The Constitutional Review Exercise?

QUESTION OF THE DAY   Every Gambian should realise that the role of jurists is to put the convictions of people regarding the type of supreme...

Ousman Jammeh’s Appointment Rescinded, Rejects Redeployment to DoA

By Abdoulai Dibba Ousman Jammeh has rejected his appointment as the Director General of the Department of Agriculture following the rescinding of his appointment as...

‘Access to Information Law Not Enough’ Program Officer Article 19

By MUHAMMED S. BAH  Amprofi Agyemang, Program Officer of Article 19, underscored that enacting access to Information Law is not enough, but it is important...

‘Gambia Participates’ Observes International Anti-Corruption Day

By Saikou Suwareh Jabai An anti-corruption organisation called ‘Gambia Participates’ marked this year’s International Anti-Corruption Day at its office in Kanifing. December 9th is recognised by...

Will there be a term limit for the office of President...

  Question of the day? Many people consider the term limit and the second round of voting should no presidential candidate receive the valid votes cast,...

The following in a nutshell is contained in the manifesto of...

QUESTION OF THE DAY THE ECONOMY - Financial discipline both in terms of fiscal policy and public spending - Strive to increase the income of low earners...

What Manifesto Did President Barrow Present To The Electorate?

QUESTION OF THE DAY When President Barrow was seeking office with the support of the Coalition he presented a manifesto which contained his vision and...

Finance Minister Amends 2018 Draft Budget Estimates

By Amie Sanneh The Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs, Amadou Sanneh, had made amendments to the draft budget estimates for the year 2018, which...

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